The Federation of Master Builders

The Federation of Master Builders

Build better with the UK's largest trade association in the construction industry, championing continuous improvement in building standards for over 75 years.

Find a Builder

The FMB's strict membership criteria and dispute resolution service gives consumers confidence when looking to use a builder.

Join the FMB

The FMB is a source of knowledge and professional advice for its members, providing a range of modern and relevant business support.

FMB Programme for Government

Construction will be instrumental for building the homes and the vital infrastructure that will underpin the UK’s
success post-Brexit

Licence UK construction

The construction industry has come together to develop a blueprint for a licensing scheme.

Product Finder

The FMB has a number of commercial partners able to offer members exclusive discounts on products and services.

FMB Bank

As the UK’s largest trade association in the construction industry, we provide members with a broad range of services to help them promote, protect and grow their business.

FMB Insurance

An extensive range of insurance for builders and warranties for homeowners.


A list of exhibitions and trade shows the FMB are exhibiting at in your area.

Latest FMB news

Construction recovery needs a VAT cut

13 January 2020

The Chancellor must use the upcoming Budget to slash the rate of VAT on repair and maintenance work and to invest in the construction sector...

Infrastructure and house building needs balanced immigration system

19 December 2019

A skilled construction workforce will be critical to delivering on the Government’s plans for infrastructure and housing....

Now is the time to get Britain building

13 December 2019

Today's historic result must draw a line under years of crippling uncertainty that has been so toxic for UK construction....

Stay up to date with consumer news

For regular consumer updates from FMB, sign-up here with your email address.